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Plymouth in Washington County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Plymouth State Normal School

Original Site circa 1881

 
 
Plymouth State Normal School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 28, 2012
1. Plymouth State Normal School Marker
Inscription.  Established by the NC General Assembly as one of two NC schools for training black teachers. Moved to Elizabeth City, NC in 1903 and was parent school to Elizabeth City State University.
 
Erected 1999 by Washington Co. Bicentennial Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African AmericansEducation. In addition, it is included in the Historically Black Colleges and Universities 🎓 series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1903.
 
Location. 35° 51.931′ N, 76° 44.791′ W. Marker is in Plymouth, North Carolina, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of Madison Street and Little Court, on the left when traveling north on Madison Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Plymouth NC 27962, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Carthagenia Lodge (within shouting distance of this marker); New Chapel Baptist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Plymouth United Methodist Church (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Latham House (about
Plymouth State Normal School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 28, 2012
2. Plymouth State Normal School Marker
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700 feet away); Ram Albemarle (about 700 feet away); Battle of Plymouth (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ausbon House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Washington County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Plymouth.
 
Madison St & Little Ct image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher
3. Madison St & Little Ct
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 2, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 490 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 2, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.

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